Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Nevada's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 16, 2013
Length: 8 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on July 31, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
What legislators are saying
“Northern Nevada lands bills scheduled for final passage by House”
— Rep. Mark Amodei [R-NV2] (Sponsor) on Sep 12, 2014
Jul 31, 2012
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6236 (112th).
Mar 14, 2013
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 31, 2013
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
H.R. 1170 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1170. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To direct the Secretary of the Interior, acting through the Bureau of Land Management and the Bureau of Reclamation, to convey, by quitclaim deed, to the City of Fernley, Nevada, all right, title, and interest of the United States, to any Federal land within that city that is under the jurisdiction of either of those agencies, H.R. 1170, 113th Cong. (2013).
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